An insight into steam activity on the SNCF between 1966 and 1972. A short
sequence of Channel Tunnel steam specials precede the archive film, which
starts with a brief look at the Paris Metro. Each of the regions are then
examined in turn. Highlights include: Est - 141TBs Paris-Bastille
to Boissy-St Leger, 241Ps on Paris -Basel expresses. Nord -
including the last Flche dOr, classes featured include 231E, 231G,
231K, 141R, 050TQ, 242TA and 040Ds. Ouest - Montparnasse-Granville
services plus Rouen, Dieppe and Le Havre. Sud-Ouest -
Clermont-Ferrand to Montlucon, Laqueuille, Vierzon and Limoges.
Mditerrane and Sud-Est - The Midi electrified route to Beziers opens the
section, Narbonne-Miramas, Clermont-Ferrand to Nevers and St Etienne.
Only available with French narration in
both PAL and SECAM formats price £19.95